13.09.2012 - 2009's hot commodity making a comeback
For some reason, the resource sector likes to run with one new ‘hot commodity’ each year. Back in 2009, lithium was the big new thing. Then in 2010, the rare earths bandwagon stole the spotlight. In 2011 it was potash, and this year it has been graphite. But a few years on, the lithium story has matured and is back in the spotlight for serious investors… For one thing, lithium prices are on the march back up again. The world’s biggest producers, who all but control the market, have just increased their prices for lithium carbonate by around 20%...............................................Full Article: Source
Print